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Bad Community Quotes


"When you as a designer design something that burdens a community with maintenance and old world technology, basically failed developed world technology, then you will crush that community way beyond bad design; youll destroy the economics of that community, and often the community socially is broken." - Cameron Sinclair

"There will always be good and bad in every community." - Lazarus of Bethany

"Bad laws make bad customs." - Jane Aiken Hodge

"I know this is a major cultural artifact but it's bad for the community." - Dante Alighieri

"Of course, bad marriages are so pervasive that they have invaded the faith community too." - Jerry B Jenkins

"Maturity is produced through relationships and community." - Rick Warren

"Every industry, there are rogues and bad actors. There could be rogues and bad actors in journalism. Rogues and bad actors in medicine. Rogues and bad actors in the legal community." - Anthony Scaramucci

"One of the author's most ancient roles is to call the community to account for its hypocrisies and bad faith ..." - Susan Sontag

"Bad moments don't make bad mommas." - Lysa TerKeurst

"Community means caring: caring for people. Dietrich Bonhoeffer says: "He who loves community destroys community; he who loves the brethren builds community." A community is not an abstract ideal." - Jean Vanier

"All generalizations are bad." - R.H. Grenier

"When you as a designer design something that burdens a community with maintenance and old world technology, basically failed developed world technology, then you will crush that community way beyond bad design; you'll destroy the economics of that community, and often the community socially is broken." - Cameron Sinclair

"I intend to have protections for the L.G.B.T. community in there. I'm not going to make choices between that community and the non-L.G.B.T. community." - Patrick Leahy

"The person who's in love with their vision of community will destroy community. But the person who loves the people around them will create community everywhere they go." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"I think the Internet has real potential for building community. People all around the world talking to each other can't be a bad thing." - Greg Brown

"People are not fundamentally bad. It only takes the smallest of correctives to take care of that tiny minority that wants to disrupt the community." - Jimmy Wales

"Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State's failure, all crime in the end is the crime of the community." - H G Wells

"Hackney gets a bit of a bad rap, but it's the only place I've ever lived that felt like a community. I know my neighbours." - Sharon Horgan

"We need, in every community, a group of angelic troublemakers." - Bayard Rustin

"What its children become, that will the community become." - Suzanne La Follette

"Three cardinal virtues of business: creativity, building community, practical realism." - Ted Malloch

"Benefit to the community precedes benefit to the individual" - Adolf Hitler

"Is regulation per se bad? Is better regulation bad? I think better regulation is good for the business community, and I think that's something we should get together on." - Ed Rendell

"Despair shows us the limit of our imagination. Imaginations shared create collaboration, collaboration creates community, and community inspires social change." - Terry Tempest Williams

"Of all bad men religious bad men are the worst." - C S Lewis

"Bad marriages don't cause infidelity; infidelity causes bad marriages." - Frank Pittman

"A bad attitude is worse than a bad swing." - Payne Stewart

"Bad taste is a species of bad morals." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"Breathe. It's only a bad day not a bad life." - Ashley Purdy

"Be bad, and if you can't be bad be worse." - Tobsha Learner

"Bad shooters are always open" - Pete Carril

"They really are bad shots." - Charles De Gaulle

"Bad leadership is an oxymoron." - Joseph C. Rost

"Great spenders are bad lenders." - Benjamin Franklin

"Every family has bad memories." - Mario Puzo

"He needed a woman. Bad." - Linda Howard

"Good people can do bad things, make bad decisions. It doesn't make them bad people." - Sonia

"Bad books engender bad habits, but bad habits engender good books." - Rene Descartes

"I grew up in a very responsible, social, Democratic community, and destruction was a bad word. But, in California, destruction is a rad word. The juxtaposition of the two is really what made me into who I am today, in my battles with how fun it is to be bad, and how wrong it is to be bad." - Rie Rasmussen

"The natural world is the larger sacred community to which we belong. To be alienated from this community is to become destitute in all that makes us human. To damage this community is to diminish our own existence." - Thomas Berry

"Those who love their dream of a Christian community more than the Christian community itself become destroyers of that Christian community even though their personal intentions may be ever so honest, earnest, and sacrificial." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Remember you live in a community. You have a responsibility to be accountable to your family and your community as well as yourself." - Cherrie Moraga

"If the community is happy, then they support your business and if your business is doing well, then you can give back even more to the community." - Magic Johnson

"What matters is ultimately what collectively those people on the street - whether that's the cycling community, the cancer community - it matters what they think." - Lance Armstrong

"We live out our call most fully when we are a community of faith with arms wrapped about a community of pain." - John M. Perkins

"A viable neighborhood is a community: and a viable community is made up of neighbors who cherish and protect what they have in common." - Wendell Berry

"Until the world perceives that "good" cannot be applied to a thing because it is our own, and "bad" because it is another's, there is no prospect of realizing community." - Richard M. Weaver

"In any case, community is not about perfect people. It is about people who are bonded to each other, each of whom is a mixture of good and bad, darkness and light, love and hate." - Jean Vanier

"Until the world perceives that good cannot be applied to a thing because it is our own, and bad because it is another's, there is no prospect of realizing community." - Richard Weaver

"It would not be a bad idea if bankers were to go and sit occasionally with politicians in their political surgeries, where they might get a sense of the injustice that some of the community feel about the banks." - Prince Andrew

"On paper, being good sounds great but a lot depends on the atmosphere of the workplace or community we live in. We tend to become good or bad depending on the cues sent out within a particular space." - Alain De Botton

"Our diplomacy ended up giving a bad conscience to an international community capable only of expressing noble sentiments while doing nothing, .. So how can one explain that we are today investigating an action our country should be proud of?." - Alain Juppe

"We have to rise above bad fortune. We have to be in the good and enjoy the good, study and work and adventure and friendship and community and love." - Joshua Prager

"I assume the president's going to say he got bad intelligence... I think that wherever you see poverty, whether it's in the white rural community or the black urban community, you see that the resources have been sucked up into the war and tax cuts for the rich." - Charles Rangel

"A preacher who doesn't believe he's that bad will attract people who don't think they're that bad. And that's bad." - Tullian Tchividjian

"We think abortion is a bad thing." - Kate Michelman

"I played my age. Not bad." - Ron Francis

"Even bad men love their mamas." - Russell Crowe

"Bad guys do what good guys dream." - Rene Balcer

"The real genres: good and bad." - Franz Grillparzer

"Different isn't bad, it's just different." - Lauren Potter

"Bad poets imitate, good poets steal." - T S Eliot

"Bad spellers of the world untie!" - Adam Savage

"Bad news is just an excuse." - Neil Young

"The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members." - Coretta Scott King

"The best thing about sports is the sense of community and shared emotion it can create." - Bob Costas

"To protect any community, we need intelligence and to nourish it we need humility." - Radhanath Swami

"The professional soldier gains more and more power as the general courage of a community declines." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"I have only one loyalty and that's to the immigrant community." - Luis Gutierrez

"Bacon bits are like the fairy dust of the food community." - Jim Gaffigan

"There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies." - Winston Churchill

"The truth is libraries are raucous clubhouses for free speech, controversy and community." - Paula Poundstone

"Generosity is something we learn, from our parents, schools and community." - Ross Perot

"The common wish of the international community is for peace instead of war." - Li Zhaoxing

"There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about." - Margaret J Wheatley

"I still have great faith in democracy. I have great belief in the power of community." - Terry Tempest Williams

"Each community has a curious and distorted image of itself which is always flattering." - Carl Eckart

"Community living is about having the same rights and choices as everyone else." - Ari Ne'eman

"Pride is the community coming together and showing that love is real." - Taryn Manning

"There is much debate in the scientific community as to the precise sources of global warming." - Pat Toomey

"Chinas development is an opportunity for the international community, for Japan and for the Asia-Pacific." - Yoshihiko Noda

"If you can create community in a classroom the kids will not drop out" - Martin Haberman

"The community has no bribe that will tempt a wise man." - Henry David Thoreau

"If we want a beloved community, we must stand for justice." - Bell Hooks

"The love that makes community is the willingness to do someone else's dirty work." - Shane Claiborne

"God is love, and that love works through men-especially through the whole community of Christians." - C S Lewis

"Racial pride and self-dignity were emphasized in my family and community." - Rosa Parks

"The persistent appetite for human beings for community is what we should all be dedicated to." - Bob Maguire

"...we understand only the individual's capacity to make sacrifices for the community, for his fellow men." - Adolf Hitler

"A community of Jesus which seeks to hide itself has ceased to follow him." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"I have to feel the audience. I enjoy that feeling of community." - Dave Gahan

"Sports brings community together." - Rajashree Choudhury

"Debunking bad science should be constant obligation of the science community, even if it takes time away from serious research or seems to be a losing battle. One takes comfort from the fact there is no Gresham's laws in science. In the long run, good science drives out bad." - Martin Gardner

"Bad as I wanna be. She aint bad, she a sad little wannabe." - Nicki Minaj

"The more bad choices you make, the less bad your choices seem." - Karen Kingsbury

"A bad salesman will automatically drop his price. Bad salesmen make me sick." - Danny Devito

"Sadness is not necessarily something bad. Don't judge it as a bad or negative quality." - Rajneesh

"There are no bad business and investment opportunities, but there are bad entrepreneurs and investors." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Red meat is not bad for you. Now blue-green meat, that's bad for you!" - Chi Chi Rodriguez

"What seems good turns bad, what seems bad turns good. It is an endless cycle." - Brenda Shoshanna

"The cynic puts all human actions into two classes - openly bad and secretly bad." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Mediocre art is far worse than bad art. Bad art does not waste our time." - Don Paterson

"Good books get praised, bad books get praised. Good books get ignored, bad books get ignored" - Vikram

"Good masters generally have bad slaves, and bad slaves have good masters." - Herodotus

"A bad book about the love of God remains a bad book." - Thomas Merton

"If it's bad art, it's bad religion, no matter how pious the subject." - Madeleine L'Engle

"How'd it go with Leesha?" "It was great! We were bad cop and bad cop!" - Cinda Williams Chima

"If you put good apples into a bad situation, you'll get bad apples." - Philip Zimbardo

"The only thing worse than bad health is a bad name." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"If goodness can't come from bad things, it makes bad things unbearable." - David Levithan

"Bad beginnings, bad endings." - Livy

"How good bad music and bad reasons sound when we march against an enemy." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Sometimes bad is bad." - Huey Lewis

"It's a community event. Community events create strong communities, and a strong community is a healthy community. A healthy community is a happy community." - Sandy Smith

"I don't put pressure on myself. When I put pressure on myself, then I just play bad. When I play bad, my team plays bad." - Carmelo Anthony

"Bad facts make bad law, and people who write bad laws are in my opinion more dangerous than songwriters who celebrate sexuality." - Frank Zappa

"Discrimination is a bad bad bad thing." - Emily Saliers

"Some people think they are in community, but they are only in proximity. True community requires commitment and openness. It is a willingness to extend yourself to encounter and know the other." - David Spangler

"Equality comes in realizing that we are all doing different jobs for a common purpose. That is the aim behind any community. The very name community means let's come together to recognize the unity. Come ... unity." - Swami Satchidananda

"Being engaged in some way for the good of the community, whatever that community, is a factor in a meaningful life. We long to belong, and belonging and caring anchors our sense of place in the universe." - Patricia Churchland

"Whatever community organization, whether it's a women's organization, or fighting for racial justice ... you will get satisfaction out of doing something to give back to the community that you never get in any other way." - Ruth Bader Ginsburg

"If poverty is a disease that infects the entire community in the form of unemployment and violence, failing schools and broken homes, then we can't just treat those symptoms in isolation . We have to heal that entire community." - Barack Obama

"If you would like to live in a community in which you may have pride, then dedicate yourself in a spirit of humility and your responsibilities in that community." - Herbert V Prochnow

"Community is not an ideal; it is people. It is you and I. In community we are called to love people just as they are with their wounds and their gifts, not as we want them to be." - Jean Vanier

"Show me a healthy community with a healthy economy and I will show you a community that has its green infrastructure in order and understands the relationship between the built and the unbuilt environment." - Will Rogers

"When the people who support and are a part of your community, the community you have the pleasure and power and opportunity to serve, that's where all the best business happens." - Chris Brogan

"I must say the Linux community is a lot nicer than the Unix community. A negative comment on Unix would warrent death threats. With Linux, it is like stirring up a nest of butterflies." - Kenneth P. Thompson

"A writer is in the broadest sense a spokesman of his community. Through him that community comes to know its heart. Without such knowledge, how long can it survive?" - Saul Bellow

"The Christian community is a community of the cross, for it has been brought into being by the cross, and the focus of its worship is the Lamb once slain, now glorified." - John Stott

"The concepts of community and community life, have since the Dreaming, always held special significance for Aboriginal people because both provided the physical, cultural, spiritual and social environments, which supported children, young people, families and the aged." - Ken Wyatt

"Education in the true sense, of course, is an enablement to serve-both the living human community in its natural household or neighborhood and the precious cultural possessions that the living community inherits or should inherit." - Wendell Berry

"We will go into the future as a single sacred community, or we will all perish in the desert." - Thomas Berry

"We must understand that out of community and dialogue, the answers will arrive in their own time and way." - Bryant H Mcgill

"It is penance to work, to give oneself to others, to endure the pinpricks of community living." - Dorothy Day

"Britain's continuing membership of the Community would mean the end of Britain as a completely self-governing nation" - Tony Benn

"There must be, not a balance of power, but a community of power; not organized rivalries, but an organized peace." - Woodrow Wilson

"Being a runner, professional or recreational, means that you are part of a community that stretches across the globe." - Lanni Marchant

"Teaching kids how to feed themselves and how to live in a community responsibly is the center of an education." - Alice Waters

"Tolerance is the first principle of community; it is the spirit which conserves the best that all men think." - Helen Keller

"Conscience is the guardian in the individual of the rules which the community has evolved for its own preservation." - W Somerset Maugham

"As the world community develops in peace, it will open up great untapped reservoirs in human nature." - Emily Greene Balch

"It is vain to talk of the interest of the community, without understanding what is the interest of the individual" - Jeremy Bentham

"We were born to unite with our fellow men, and to join in community with the human race." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"For a community to be whole and healthy, it must be based on people's love and concern for each other." - Millard Fuller

"We want to govern with our indigenous ancestors' models: That means a different concept of participation, community work and honesty..." - Evo Morales

"It is our task-our essential, central, crucial task-to transform ourselves from mere social creatures into community creatures." - M Scott Peck

"You can't have community as an add-on to a monetized life. You have to actually need each other." - Charles Eisenstein

"A species is a reproductive community of populations reproductively isolated from others that occupies a specific niche in nature." - Ernst Mayr

"We have an obligation to give something back to the community that gives so much to us." - Ray Kroc

"In a community all acts of individuals and of organizations are directly or indirectly interconnected and interdependent" - Chester Barnard



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